Oh, So Close! Buffalo Plays West Virginia Tough, Falls Just Short In ThrillerTarik Phillip hit a 3-pointer with 28 seconds left while the shot clock was winding down, adding the clinching points as fifth-seeded West Virginia held off No. 12 Buffalo 68-62 on Friday in their NCAA Tournament opener.
Huggins, Hurley Dominate Mountaineers-Bulls NCAA MatchupHuggins and his Mountaineers meet the former Duke star's Bulls on Friday in the round of 64 in Columbus.
Art Or Football? Decision Turns Out OK For Geno SmithSmith's brothers still have his favorite piece of artwork hanging on the wall of their mother's home. It could be worth a pretty penny someday. For now, its value is solely sentimental.
Syracuse Plows Through WVU And Snow To Win Pinstripe Bowl 38-14The Orange bid a snow-covered farewell to the Big East with a 38-14 victory over West Virginia in the Pinstripe Bowl on Saturday.
Syracuse LB Marquis Spruill To Sit Some Of Pinstripe BowlStarting linebacker Marquis Spruill will not play "a significant portion" of the Pinstripe Bowl against West Virginia after he was arrested this month.
Report: Jets Working Out RBs Slaton, BellAccording to Jason La Canfora of CBSSports.com, the New York Jets are working out free agent running backs Steve Slaton and Kahlil Bell.
Big East Conference Wants To Add A 14th School For The Football SeasonBig East Commissioner Mike Aresco says the conference wants to add a 14th member for football, and is planning to have a championship game after next season.
Rothstein Files: Calhoun Looking Forward To Seeing These Huskies Write Their Own ScriptNot many people expect UConn to beat the Orange today, just like no one expected the Huskies to beat top seeded Pitt last year in the same game, at the same time, on the same day, in the same tournament. Is history repeating itself?
UConn Breezes Past DePaul In Big East Tournament OpenerJeremy Lamb scored 25 points and Ryan Boatright added 19 to lead Connecticut to an 81-67 victory over DePaul on Tuesday in the opening round of the Big East Tournament.
Syracuse Holds Off West Virginia 63-61Brandon Triche had 18 points, including a pair of free throws that broke the final tie with 88 seconds left, and No. 3 Syracuse beat West Virginia 63-61 on Saturday.
Rothstein Files: Monday Morning College Hoops NotebookSome people told me I was crazy when I made that statement prior to Kentucky's win over Louisville on Saturday but when you watch "MKG" play, it's tough not to see why he's more valuable than anyone else in college basketball.
Rothstein Files: What To Watch This Weekend In College HoopsThe annual showdown between hated rivals Louisville and Kentucky comes at high noon on New Year's Eve on the heels of the Cardinals' Big East opening game loss at home to Georgetown.